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Music Appreciation - The Oboe

The Oboe has a sound that is clear and penetrating. Its name comes from the French word hautbois which means ‘high wood’. An oboe player may be referred to as an oboist. 306 more words

Music Appreciation

The Birth of Brand X - Part II

This is part II of a three-part article on the work of Jack Lancaster & Robin Lumley and what followed with early Brand X.  

In the first part, we established that Jack and Robin wrote and recorded two albums in the mid 70’s – Peter and the Wolf, and Marscape, both involving most of the other members of what became Brand X, along with other guests.  1,560 more words

Progressive Rock

peter and the wolf record | secondhand

You know, I fall more in love with the cover of this Peter and the Wolf record every time I look at it.

It’s not only that the colours are pretty, but the illustrations match the characters to the instruments representing them, as it’s a record intended to introduce children to musical instruments – so cute!   80 more words